Security Release: All Active Branches
Posted on 2006-05-22
Posted by firstname.lastname@example.org
The PostgreSQL Global Development Group today released versions
8.1.4, 8.0.8, 7.4.13 and 7.3.15. This is an urgent update to
close a serious security hole which can permit a SQL injection
attack on some applications running PostgreSQL.
Users are urged to apply the update as soon as reasonably
possible. Since the update affects client functionality, most
driver projects will be updating this week as well.
Because the security issue involved is complex, we have added a
Techdocs to explain it. Please read this first before
applying the updates.
Downloads are in the usual
place. Binaries for some platforms should be already